Vientiane Times (Laos)

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - She had to leave her home in Laos and travel thousands of miles to the USA when she was just eight years old, so her knowledge of the war that had engulfed Laos many years before was practically non-existent.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Special and Specific Economic Zone (SEZ) Promotion and Management Office and domestic SEZ authorities are gearing up to promote operations in various zones across the nation.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - A village in Xay district, Oudomxay province, is to become a showcase for Khmu culture in association with a scheme to turn the nearby Chom Ong Cave into a tourist attraction.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The unexploded ordnance clearance team MAG Lao PDR on Tuesday discovered 160 cluster sub-munitions, with the bombs safely moved and destroyed in a controlled demolition site.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The Environment Protection Fund is providing 10.122 billion kip for the preservation of natural resources in six target areas.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos is seeking more quality investors from China, a close neighbour that has already invested in many projects in the country.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos’ electricity exports to neighbouring countries and Asean states are expected to increase to about 20,000 MW between 2020 and 2030.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government is seeking ways to improve the management of special and specific economic zones (SEZs) across Laos in order to maximise benefits for the government, investors, developers, employees and nearby communities.  

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - More than US$ 187 million in state funds lost to misuse and misconduct was uncovered throughout 2019, the top state inspector has announced.

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - The government must employ concrete measures to implement its policy on transformation of the country from landlocked to a land bridge, a senior economist has said.